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Rajon Rondo's priorities have certainly shifted over the years. Long before he aspired to be the greatest point guard in Celtics history, Rondo longed to follow in Brett Favre's footsteps. Rondo, who has been in Hong Kong while serving as the official ambassador for the Red Bull King of the Rock finals, recently sat down with the South China Morning Post to discuss his past, present and future, and he revealed that he had NFL aspirations before he turned his focus to basketball. "I didn't watch a lot of NBA games growing up," Rondo reportedly said. "I watched the Green...
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